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Alabama, Climate Division 1. Northern Valley

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1899
Ties: 1940
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1930
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1904, 1907, 1916, 1919, 1936, 1942, 1965
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1942
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1993
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1912
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1978
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1917, 1926, 1966
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1966, 1975, 1981
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1947, 2015
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1924, 1931, 1975, 1983
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1917, 1919, 1936, 1948, 1958
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1903, 1913, 1930, 1951, 1972, 2002
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1905, 1931, 1959, 1967, 1986, 1990, 1997
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019, 2020
Ties: 1905, 1960
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/